Here’s your opportunity to practice rhetorically analyzing a source while earning bonus points.

Carefully read the piece on “A Lesson for Humanity from 17 Million Doomed Creatures (Links to an external site.).” Use the explanation in the “Rhetorical and Visual Analysis

Actions” sheet to help you rhetorically analyze not only the language but also the images used in this piece. WHAT is the author trying to persuade us to do? HOW is the author trying to do this? To help you understand how images can be central to the effects of a text, compare the link above to the .pdf document below.

Opinion | A Lesson for Humanity From 17 Million Doomed Creatures – NYT 16 Nov 2020.pdf